Add Twitter Cards

Plugin Description

Add Twitter Cards to attach rich photos to Tweets, helping to drive traffic to your website.

Options allow:

  • Card Types of Summary or Summary With Images.
  • Excerpt or first 200 characters of post added to card.
  • Featured Image or first post image will be added to card (subject to configurable minimum size).
  • Integrate with Floating Featured Images for card image.

This plugin is multisite compatible; each site will need settings to be configured in the admin dashboard.


  • Download the latest release of the plugin from GitHub.
  • Upload the entire zip file using the Plugins upload function in your ClassicPress admin panel.
  • Activate the plugin.
  • Configure relevant settings via the configuration page in the admin control panel (azurecurve menu).

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I translate this plugin?

Yes, the .pot file is in the plugins languages folder; if you do translate this plugin, please sent the .po and .mo files to [email protected] for inclusion in the next version (full credit will be given).

Is this plugin compatible with both WordPress and ClassicPress?

This plugin is developed for ClassicPress, but will likely work on WordPress.


Version 2.0.2

  • Update readme file for compatibility with ClassicPress Directory.

Version 2.0.1

  • Fix Update Manager View Details link (contributed by xxsimoxx).

Version 2.0.0

  • Refactor code to use namespace, improve security and improve maintainability.
  • Update language template.
  • Update Update Manager to version 2.4.3.

Version 1.4.3

  • Update readme files.
  • Update language template.
  • Fix bug with azurecurve menu.

Version 1.4.2

  • Update azurecurve menu.
  • Update readme files.

Version 1.4.1

  • Update azurecurve logo.

Version 1.4.0

  • Add option to use featured image if one set, otherwise use existing functionality.
  • Fix bug with missing minimum image size check.
  • Fix bug with population of default options causing whitescreen.
  • Disable Use FFI option if Floating Featured Image by azurecurve is not installed and active.

Version 1.3.4

  • Fix bug with missing default options.
  • Update azurecurve menu.

Version 1.3.3

  • Fix bug with population of default options.

Version 1.3.2

  • Fix bug with incorrect language domain.
  • Update azurecurve plugin menu.

Version 1.3.1

  • Remove unnecessary code from azrcrv_atc_get_option function.

Version 1.3.0

  • Fix plugin action link to use admin_url() function.
  • Rewrite option handling so defaults not stored in database on plugin initialisation.
  • Add plugin icon and banner.
  • Update azurecurve plugin menu.

Version 1.2.0

  • Add plugin icon and banner.
  • Add minimum dimensions for Twitter card image.

Version 1.1.5

  • Fix bug with empty post array when getting twitter name.
  • Check size of image greater than 100px and search for next; if none found use fallback image.
  • Add unique id to Twitter card images as Twitter only allows one card to use a specific image.

Version 1.1.4

  • Fix bug with setting of default options.
  • Fix bug with plugin menu.
  • Update plugin menu css.
  • Extend length of Twitter Username field.

Version 1.1.3

  • Fix call of deprectaed get_usermeta to use get_user_meta.
  • Fix bug which prevented fall back image.
  • Rewrite default option creation function to resolve several bugs.
  • Upgrade azurecurve plugin to store available plugins in options.

Version 1.1.2

  • Update Update Manager class to v2.0.0.
  • Update action link.
  • Update azurecurve menu icon with compressed image.

Version 1.1.1

  • Fix bug with incorrect language load text domain.

Version 1.1.0

  • Add integration with Update Manager for automatic updates.
  • Fix issue with display of azurecurve menu.
  • Change settings page heading.
  • Add load_plugin_textdomain to handle translations.

Version 1.0.3

  • Fix bug with selection of image.

Version 1.0.2

  • Fix bug with Twitter Card on non-singular pages.
  • Fix bug with text domain on addition of menu and rebuild pot.

Version 1.0.1

  • Update azurecurve menu for easier maintenance.
  • Move require of azurecurve menu below security check.

Version 1.0.0

  • Initial release; idea and some code from Code Potent.

Other Notes

azurecurve was one of the first plugin developers to start developing for ClassicPress; all plugins are available from azurecurve Development and are integrated with the Update Manager plugin for fully integrated, no hassle, updates.

The other plugins available from azurecurve are: